Hear how Jess Lavin found a fulfilling job through the Canada Summer Jobs initiative.
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My name is Jesse Lavin and I'm from
I took the year after high school to study abroad in
When I first applied at
It helps you to develop as a person as well because you just develop so much patience and skill that can be used anywhere, with any people. The kids know they can do anything if they set their mind to it, and our job is to root for them. It's the most incredible experience. I've seen seven year old kids walk for the first time, seen children attain heights that they and their parents never imagine they could achieve.
I would definitely recommend the program to other students because you do not only learn about the world but a lot about yourself as a person, what your strengths and your weaknesses are, and your ability to make a difference in someone's life.
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